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Exelon's Crane: Free Markets for Thee, But Not for Me

We received some interesting comments on the last blog entry regarding Exelon’s nuke bailout bill (Exelon’s Bailout Bill and the Triumph of Newspeak). It’s always good when an entry sparks (no pun intended) some discussion. 1,480 more words

Electricity

China To Approve Six To Eight Nuclear Reactors This Year

China is set to approve six to eight nuclear reactors this year, the China Nuclear Industry Association (CNIA) said in an annual report on Wednesday, as it races to reach an ambitious capacity target by 2020. 207 more words

Emerging Markets

Dynegy CEO: Springfield Should Not Hand Exelon a $300 Million Per Year Subsidy

The following OpEd by Dynegy CEO Bob Flexon is available at:

http://www.illinoisobserver.net/2015/04/14/op-ed-lawmakers-rush-hand-exelon-300-million-subsidy/

(Chicago) – OP-ED: Today, Illinois consumers enjoy a competitive electricity market that has provided choice and low-cost electricity. 451 more words

Electricity

The Exelon Bailout Bill and the Triumph of Newspeak

Listening to Exelon CEO Chris Crane extol the virtues of the free market and claim that his nuclear plant bailout bill is “market-based” is like listening to heavy metal/punk rock music performed by Pat Boone. 1,051 more words

Electricity

EMP attack could cause catastrophic meltdown of America's nuclear plants

(NaturalNews) The federal agencies regulating nuclear power are scrambling to find a solution to a potentially devastating threat: meltdown of nuclear reactors at such plants stemming from an electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack on the U.S. 633 more words

Government

Exelon: Public Subsidy for Private Enterprise

Don’t let the yesterday’s Crain’s headline (Rauner wants to seize utility funds for the poor to help balance budget) lead you to believe that the state government is the only one looking to pick ratepayers’ pockets. 573 more words

Electricity

Iran Ups The Nuclear Ante Ahead Of Geneva Talks

  • Iran has begun construction on two new nuclear plants as negotiations with America over its contested program continue in Geneva, according to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
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USA